About the Show/Event
Find the best A Midsummer Night's Dream play tickets at Wilton's Music Hall, Inner London. On a midsummer's night Hermia and her lover Lysander flee from Athens and Demetrius - the man Hermia's father favours as a son-in-law. Demetrius follows, pursued by Helena who loves him in spite of being spurned in favour of Hermia. On the same night Bottom and his friends leave Athens to find somewhere quiet to rehearse their play which is to be performed at the wedding feast of Duke Theseus. Drawn into the woods they enter a world of magic, mystery and wonder. Fizzing with magic and a large dose of chaos in the enchanted Athenian woods, secrets, love and mistaken identities collide in A Midsummers Night's Dream. Fusing actor musicianship with one of Shakespeare's greatest comedies, the Watermill Ensemble cast their spell performing the intoxicating soulful sounds of Nina Simone and Billie Holiday live on stage.
Approximate runtime 150minutes (including any interval).
Age Advisory: 10+
Performers Billy Postlethwaite (Lysander), Molly Chesworth (Puck), Lucy Keirl (Hermia), Emma McDonald (Titania/Hippolyta), Peter Mooney (Quince), Lauryn Redding (Bottom), Jamie Satterthwaite (Oberon), Robyn Sinclair (Helena), Mike Slader (Demetrius), Tom Sowinski (Theseus).
Author Shakespeare. Producer The Watermill. Director Paul Hart. Design Katie Lias. Lighting Tom White. Sound David Gregory. Director Tom Jackson Greaves (movement director).